Flash Player 9 (or above) is needed to view presentations.
We have detected that you do not have it on your computer. To install it, go here.

Like this presentation? Why not share!

Like this? Share it with your network


Maemo Community - Who, What, Why and How



Presentation at Bossa Conference 2009, in Porto de Galinhas

Presentation at Bossa Conference 2009, in Porto de Galinhas



Total Views
Views on SlideShare
Embed Views



0 Embeds 0

No embeds



Upload Details

Uploaded via as Adobe PDF

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
Post Comment
Edit your comment

Maemo Community - Who, What, Why and How Presentation Transcript

  • 1. Maemo Community who, what, why and how
  • 2. Hi! My name is Eduardo Lima, nice to meet you
  • 3. You can call me Etrunko Work for INdT Member of the first Maemo Community Council Involved with Maemo since 2005 Currently maitain the EFL stack for Maemo
  • 4. Disclaimer I'm wearing my maemo.org t-shirt
  • 5. What is Maemo? First, a bit of history
  • 6. May 2005 - The beginning Nokia announces the 770 Internet Tablet maemo.org goes online
  • 7. source: http://web.archive.org
  • 8. Still in 2005 May – [ANN]: Developer device program July to August – New services: wiki, planet, svn August – Internet Tablet Talk goes online November – 770 finally available for sale
  • 9. 2006: Try to Do it right April – [ANN]: Maemo 2.0 roadmap May – Garage for project hosting July – Maemo 2.0 and Sardine/Herring December – Nokia hires Quim Gil
  • 10. 2007: Evolution January – [ANN]: Nokia N800 and Maemo 3.0 February – Download section May – New website November – Nokia N810 and Maemo 4.0 released
  • 11. source: http://web.archive.org
  • 12. 2008: Maemo Reloaded January – Nokia acquires Trolltech May – LinuxTag [ANN]: Fremantle and Harmattan June – Brainstorm / 100 days / 2010 Agenda June – Maemo 4.1 released September – Maemo Summit
  • 13. What is Maemo? Now you know it
  • 14. In summary Maemo is the software platform Running on the internet tablet devices Maintained by Maemo Software at Nokia Delivered to the Maemo Community Formed by users, developers and enthusiasts
  • 15. Maemo Community Let me introduce you some guys
  • 16. Maemo 'Employees' Niels Breet – Webmaster Dave Neary – Docmaster Andre Klapper/Karsten Bräckelmann – Bugmasters Jeremiah Foster – Debmaster
  • 17. Maemo Community Council Ryan Abel (GeneralAntilles) Andrew Flegg (Jaffa) Tim Samoff (timsamoff) Simon Pickering (lardman) Eduardo Lima (Etrunko)
  • 18. The Council Community representatives Elected every six months by the community Distill community issues and bring to Nokia
  • 19. Internet Tablet Talk Where the users meet 21,569 members 24,920 threads 265,500 posts http://internettablettalk.com
  • 20. Right now What's going on?
  • 21. What else? Community council elections Website redesign Integrating Internet Tablet Talk to maemo.org
  • 22. The Future Here we go again
  • 23. Plans for 2010 Best community for mobile Linux innovation Release early, release often One place to track feedback Co-production of official & community documentation Community localization Maemo variants - Happening
  • 24. Getting Involved Let's rock!
  • 25. But how? Bring your app/library to Maemo Commit to a task for a sprint Join the mailing lists IRC channels Reporting bugs
  • 26. Questions? ¿¿¿
  • 27. Thank You! eduardo.lima@openbossa.org http://etrunko.blogspot.com